Interim Contracts Specialist - £450 p/d

Recruiter
1st Executive
Location
England, Tyne and Wear
Salary
Up to £450 per day
Posted
26 Feb 2019
Closes
12 Apr 2019
Ref
J12539
Contact
Ricky Kelly
Specialist Area
Contracts Manager
Sector
Defence
Function
Specialist
Hours
Full Time

Interim Contracts Specialist required to join a leading Aerospace and Defence organisation on an initial 6 month contract at £450 per day. Varied and challenging in-house role for a highly qualified solicitor or barrister in the Aerospace and Defence industry.

Key responsibilities;

  • Evaluating sub-contract agreements and end user license agreements, assessing liability, risk, life of commercial contracts etc.
  • Drafting of new standard procurement contracts integrating all relevant requirements (e.g. economic, commercial, technological, legal, risk management).
  • Revision, optimisation and further development of existing standard procurement contracts.
  • Negotiation of existing procurement contracts working alongside commodity buyers

This role will be split between 2 areas within Defence & Space giving a lot of variation to the position

You must be able to demonstrate;

  • Ability to translate agreed consensus into written contractual language and obtain the best positioning of company solutions taking into account the risks/opportunities and/or costs, whilst respecting customer satisfaction
  • Strong understanding of concepts, background, legal and practical constraints to draft Sales and Services documents.
  • Strong understanding of effective communication techniques
  • Legally qualified with experience of working in commercial law
  • experience of dealing with contracts supplying into Government.
  • Experience working with defence contracts and experience in an IT Business would be beneficial
  • Must be SC clearable, must have a UK passport and a willingness to travel throughout the UK.

Rate: £450 per day

Duration: Initial 6 months (likely to be extended)

Location: Multiple options across the UK.

Start: ASAP

If you are interested in this opportunity then please contact me directly on 01483 213 302.